The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK / England
Rank 430 368 406
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +38
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 141 233 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 178 145
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.62 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 71 £450 - 18
South East +5 24 £350 +9.80% 14
Yorkshire +5 17 £350 +9.37% 4
South West -3 14 £275 -19.11% 4
East of England -15 6 £369 +13.46% 3
North West +28 5 £360 +2.85% 6
West Midlands -9 4 £410 +34.42% 2
East Midlands +2 2 - - 1
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 312 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 191 (61.22%) SQL
3 156 (50.00%) .NET
4 150 (48.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (41.99%) C#
6 121 (38.78%) Microsoft
7 119 (38.14%) T-SQL
8 112 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 92 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
10 81 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
11 80 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 79 (25.32%) Finance
13 67 (21.47%) Data Warehouse
14 64 (20.51%) ETL
14 64 (20.51%) JavaScript
15 63 (20.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 62 (19.87%) ASP.NET
17 58 (18.59%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (15.06%) MVC
19 45 (14.42%) Oracle
20 41 (13.14%) Banking
20 41 (13.14%) .NET Framework
20 41 (13.14%) Team Foundation Server
21 37 (11.86%) MS Excel
22 35 (11.22%) SQL Server 2014
23 33 (10.58%) HTML
23 33 (10.58%) Migration
24 31 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
25 29 (9.29%) XML
26 28 (8.97%) VB.NET

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.21%) IIS
3 6 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.96%) CMS
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.64%) Confluence
5 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.92%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.96%) IaaS
4 3 (0.96%) PaaS
5 2 (0.64%) GitHub
5 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.32%) Boomi
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.28%) Intranet
2 2 (0.64%) Extranet
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 150 (48.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (35.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 67 (21.47%) Data Warehouse
6 63 (20.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (18.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (11.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 24 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (6.09%) Relational Database
11 15 (4.81%) Power BI
12 13 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (3.85%) DTS
13 12 (3.85%) MS Access
14 10 (3.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (2.56%) OLAP
16 7 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (2.24%) QlikView
17 6 (1.92%) Data Mart
17 6 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 41 (13.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.17%) Subversion
4 9 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.92%) JIRA
6 4 (1.28%) NUnit
6 4 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.96%) Moq
7 3 (0.96%) WiX
8 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.32%) MSI
9 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 79 (25.32%) Finance
2 41 (13.14%) Banking
3 15 (4.81%) Marketing
4 11 (3.53%) Front Office
4 11 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.88%) Back Office
6 8 (2.56%) Retail
7 7 (2.24%) Legal
8 4 (1.28%) Advertising
8 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.96%) Electronics
9 3 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.96%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.64%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (50.00%) .NET
2 62 (19.87%) ASP.NET
3 41 (13.14%) .NET Framework
4 33 (10.58%) HTML
5 31 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (9.29%) XML
7 27 (8.65%) CSS
7 27 (8.65%) jQuery
7 27 (8.65%) WCF
8 26 (8.33%) Web Services
9 23 (7.37%) AngularJS
10 14 (4.49%) Entity Framework
10 14 (4.49%) MDX
11 13 (4.17%) SOAP
12 12 (3.85%) Ajax
12 12 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (3.53%) RESTful
13 11 (3.53%) XSLT
14 10 (3.21%) XSD
15 7 (2.24%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.53%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.88%) Fixed Income
3 8 (2.56%) Derivative
3 8 (2.56%) Replication
4 7 (2.24%) Equities
5 5 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.60%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.96%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.96%) NHS
8 2 (0.64%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.64%) Fintech
8 2 (0.64%) FMCG
8 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.64%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.81%) Windows
2 5 (1.60%) Linux
2 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.49%) Business Intelligence
2 81 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (20.51%) ETL
4 47 (15.06%) MVC
5 33 (10.58%) Migration
6 25 (8.01%) TDD
7 24 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (7.05%) Data Modelling
9 18 (5.77%) SDLC
9 18 (5.77%) Web Development
10 17 (5.45%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (5.45%) Scrum
11 14 (4.49%) Analytics
12 13 (4.17%) Data Analysis
12 13 (4.17%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.53%) Waterfall
14 10 (3.21%) Data Management
14 10 (3.21%) Workflow
15 9 (2.88%) Change Management
15 9 (2.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 191 (61.22%) SQL
2 131 (41.99%) C#
3 119 (38.14%) T-SQL
4 64 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 28 (8.97%) VB.NET
6 22 (7.05%) VBA
7 16 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.53%) VB
10 8 (2.56%) VB6
11 7 (2.24%) Java
12 4 (1.28%) C++
12 4 (1.28%) PHP
12 4 (1.28%) Python
13 3 (0.96%) R
13 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.96%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.96%) VBScript
14 2 (0.64%) C
14 2 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (3.53%) Degree
2 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.96%) GAAP
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) Basel III
4 1 (0.32%) COREP
4 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.32%) FINREP
4 1 (0.32%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.32%) Grafana
1 1 (0.32%) Kibana
1 1 (0.32%) logstash
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 121 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.42%) Oracle
3 15 (4.81%) Tableau
4 9 (2.88%) Sybase
5 7 (2.24%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.60%) Cognos
7 4 (1.28%) SAP
8 3 (0.96%) Adobe
8 3 (0.96%) Symantec
9 2 (0.64%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.64%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.64%) Embarcadero
9 2 (0.64%) Google
9 2 (0.64%) Remedy
9 2 (0.64%) Teradata
10 1 (0.32%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.32%) Nintex
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) Talend
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